He’s been called the Prophet of Pop, the Round Mound of Sound, and the Big Beat. He’s Kal Rudman – most famously known as the Man with the Golden Ears - and for over four decades he’s run The Friday Morning Quarterback, one of the most influential trade publications in the music industry.
Learn about Kal's life and times and join us for a reception afterward. Find out how this local high school teacher become a legendary music industry mogul.
Kal's work goes far beyond music. Just ask the students at Drexel, Temple, University of the Arts and the Community College of Philadelphia.
Kal and his wife Lucille have sponsored innovative programs at these colleges that pave the way for the next generation of media leaders.
The Rudmans also support the work of the Police and Fire Departments of Philadelphia and dozens of other deserving groups. From the classroom, to the studio, to the classroom again, Kal Rudman’s passion for music and for the city of Philadelphia has been an inspiration to us all.
Presented by The Kal and Lucille Rudman Institute for Entertainment Industry Studies (Drexel) and the Kal and Lucille Rudman Media Production Center (Temple).